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26 July 2016

LPs would be foolish to avoid Brexit Britain says Augentius exec $

david bail European LPs would be foolish to cut themselves off from the UK following Brexit according to David Bailey, group head of marketing and communications at Augentius.

22 July 2016

Montefiore Investment IV reaches finishing line in just three months at double Fund III size

paris-843229_640 French private equity firm Montefiore Investment has gotten a 'true vote of confidence' from its LPs, raising €420m for its fourth fund within just three months.

6 July 2016

CalSTRS has no timeline for replacing retired infra head

businesswoman-840618_640 California's pension fund CalSTRS is currently looking to replace Diloshini Seneviratne who retired as infrastructure portfolio manager at the end of June.

13 June 2016

LPs believe the rise in shadow capital will dampen PE returns, says Coller Capital

coins-in-hand-1269975-m The majority of LPs believe that the rise in shadow capital will have a negative impact on the returns of commingled PE funds according to Coller Capital’s latest Global Private Equity Barometer.

10 June 2016

Veteran-led new firms changing competition between first-time GPs, WPEN speakers say $

road-363265_640 More new GPs are being formed from existing firms now, making the market more challenging for genuine PE startups, speakers at the 3rd WPEN summit this week said.

9 June 2016

European GPs face more FX currency requests due to weak euro, WPEN panelists find $

euro-948006_640 More LPs are asking their European GPs for tailored currency arrangements as the euro-dollar exchange rate volatility can affect returns, according to WPEN panelists.

11 May 2016

Fundraising in Canada “brutally difficult” due to lack of local LP support $

alan-sellery-photo-lg Canadian pension funds are among the world's largest but they are reluctant to back local GPs which makes fundraising "brutally difficult", Ironbridge's Alan Sellery says.

4 May 2016

ICG buys out some LPs in VSS Communications Partners IV

handshake-671413-m Intermediate Capital Group (ICG) has agreed to a deal to buy out a number of investors in VSS Communications Partners IV.

22 April 2016

LPs favouring the smaller end of the UK market says GP $

download (2) Investors are looking towards the smaller end of the UK private equity market to find good returns according to Lonsdale Capital Partners co-founder Alan Dargan.

17 February 2016

Evolution of secondaries has altered how LPs look at GPs, says exec $

coins-232010_960_720 The transformation of the secondaries market from a last resort to an important component in portfolio management has changed the way LPs look at their relationships with GPs according to Investec executive Gregg Kantor.

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